21 years later, running back Warrick Dunn responds to autograph request As a kid Eric Emanuele mailed trading cards to NFL players hoping they'd send them back with an autograph. This week an envelope arrived from Dunn. Inside was the signed 2001 card along with a note.

21 years later, running back Warrick Dunn responds to autograph request

21 years later, running back Warrick Dunn responds to autograph request

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As a kid Eric Emanuele mailed trading cards to NFL players hoping they'd send them back with an autograph. This week an envelope arrived from Dunn. Inside was the signed 2001 card along with a note.

A MARTINEZ, HOST:

Good morning. I'm A Martinez. Eric Emanuele is a huge football fan, and growing up, he'd mail trading cards to NFL players, hoping they'd send them back with an autograph. Running back Warrick Dunn responded to the request 21 years later. This week, Emanuele got an envelope in the mail. Inside was a signed 2001 card, along with a note from Dunn - my apologies if this response has not reached you in a timely manner. All that matters, Warrick, is that you got the job done. Whew. It's still MORNING EDITION.

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